Bad news, Chicago pizza lovers.
The Great Lake Pizza, one of Chicago's most acclaimed pie joints and GQ's pick for best pizza in America, may be closing at the end of January, Crain's reports.
Great Lake has been hailed locally and nationally as having the best pizza in the country. But Danny Yuen, who owns the building in Andersonville that houses Great Lake, said Great Lake is set to close at the end of the month and that Great Lake owners Nick Lessins and Lydia Esparza declined to renew their lease after about five years of business, telling Yuen they plan to move.
Calls and emails to Esparza over the weekend to learn of the restaurant's future went unanswered, though, so this may not be a done deal.
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[Source: Crain's Chicago Business]